The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 66 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 12 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.66% 4.68% 5.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 6.20% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 32
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 597 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 75.66% 75.57% 76.96%
Number of salaries quoted 438 493 460
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the North East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -18 12 £37,500 +20.00% 4
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) C#
2 27 (71.05%) .NET
3 24 (63.16%) OO
4 23 (60.53%) MVC
5 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
6 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
6 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 14 (36.84%) Web Services
6 14 (36.84%) WPF
7 13 (34.21%) SQL
8 12 (31.58%) Java
8 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
9 11 (28.95%) Degree
9 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
9 11 (28.95%) Windows
9 11 (28.95%) OOD
10 10 (26.32%) PhD
10 10 (26.32%) WinForms
10 10 (26.32%) NUnit
10 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
11 9 (23.68%) Scrum
12 8 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (21.05%) Finance
12 8 (21.05%) Project Management
13 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
13 7 (18.42%) CRM
13 7 (18.42%) IIS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) IIS
2 6 (15.79%) CMS
2 6 (15.79%) Orchard CMS
3 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
1 2 (5.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.89%) Modbus
2 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 10 (26.32%) NUnit
3 6 (15.79%) Moq
4 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (10.53%) JUnit
6 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 2 (5.26%) ReSharper
6 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Software Developer
3 12 (31.58%) C# Developer
4 11 (28.95%) .NET Developer
5 10 (26.32%) Java Software Developer
5 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
6 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Agile C# Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Software Manager
9 3 (7.89%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Development Manager
10 2 (5.26%) C++ Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 14 (36.84%) Web Services
2 14 (36.84%) WPF
3 12 (31.58%) .NET Framework
4 10 (26.32%) WinForms
4 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (18.42%) RESTful
6 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
6 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (15.79%) HTML
7 5 (13.16%) CSS
7 5 (13.16%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (5.26%) REST
8 2 (5.26%) XML
8 2 (5.26%) NHibernate
8 2 (5.26%) HTML5
9 1 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 5 (13.16%) N-Tier
4 4 (10.53%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.26%) Physics
5 2 (5.26%) CUDA
5 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (63.16%) OO
3 23 (60.53%) MVC
4 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
4 11 (28.95%) OOD
5 9 (23.68%) Scrum
6 8 (21.05%) Project Management
6 8 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (18.42%) CRM
7 7 (18.42%) TDD
8 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.53%) OOP
9 4 (10.53%) Game Development
10 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.26%) Line Management
11 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.26%) Coaching
11 2 (5.26%) ERP
11 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 12 (31.58%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.26%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 10 (26.32%) PhD
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
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